Father of dead boys: 'All I want is to be with my children'

...only a small fraction of the uncounted number of those who have died at sea in recent months as the conflicts in the Middle East have intensified.Turkey's state-run Anadolu Agency said eight of the 12 drowned migrants were children. Four...
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Hungary opens trains for migrants, but only to camps

...Budapest transportation hub that has been turned into a squalid refugee camp.People fleeing war and poverty in the Middle East, Asia and Africa rushed into the Keleti train terminal when police unexpectedly withdrew Thursday morning, ending...
Nation and World
Migrant tempers fray as Hungary blocks trains for second day

...people marched in Budapest in support of combating racism and strengthening state support for the new arrivals from the Middle East, Asia and Africa."The government is carrying out policies which are inhumane, un-Christian and lack solidarity...
Nation and World
Hungary bars migrants from trains; smugglers wait

...cope with more than 150,000 arrivals this year, was determined to seal its borders to unwelcome travelers from the Middle East, Asia and Africa.Human rights activists criticized the action as futile and reckless, given that eastern European...
Nation and World
Aging boxer, new promoter trade blows

...Child Foundation, an organization that helps pay for education, food, medical and other needs to children in the Middle East, Southeast Asia and several other countries. Zabihi sponsors an orphanage in Iran and funds from his fight will be...
Obama: Critics of Iran nuclear deal 'selling a fantasy'

...credibility and increase the likelihood of more war in the Middle East.Besides challenging opponents at home, Obama cast...the sanctions to boost terrorist activity around the Middle East.Obama said he has no illusions about Iran's support...
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Bush: Clinton shares mistakes leading to Islamic State rise

...will also call for meatier U.S. leadership in the Middle East, which he says is needed to defeat the militant group...ISIS grew while the United States disengaged from the Middle East and ignored the threat," Bush will say. "And where...
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US weighs more security, withdrawal for Sinai forces troublesome, centered in the heart of the volatile Middle East near key maritime trading routes and alongside the most...evidence that President Barack Obama wants out of the Middle East. And without the U.S. contingent, it is unlikely...
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Pentagon plans to increase drone flights by 50 pct.

...Congress. The account funded some of the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan as well as some counterterrorism operations in the Middle East and Africa.The use of the Army and contractor flights will give the Air Force time to recover and rebuild its drone...
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Croatia: Two groups involved in Egypt abduction

...stronger security measures for them, including the protection of the Egyptian army.Islamic State militants in the Middle East and North Africa have taken a number of civilians hostage in recent years. Some European hostages have been released...
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